Posts tagged with “Theater” (All posts)
- April 16, 2014
Experience the “Passing Through Time” in a work that combines Chinese traditional music with ancient Kunqu Opera. A talented young woman named Qiao Xiao-Qin reads the story of “The Peony Pavilion” on a cold, rainy night. Fantasizing about being in the story herself, she soon finds herself passing back through time and becoming the main character in the ancient story, Du Li-Niang. The April 26 performance features superstar Kunqu Opera actress Shen Yi-Li from Shanghai, accompanied by top professional performers of Chinese traditional instruments...
- February 17, 2014
Did you Miss it at the Guthrie? Well, the Minnesota Humanities Center is taking it on the road! First stop Carleton College! "Telling: Minnesota" is the 12th original production of The Telling Project. Like all of its predecessors, "Telling: Minnesota" has been created through an intensive process of interviews with veterans and their family members, scripting from these interviews, performance training, and rehearsal. The individuals on stage are Minnesota military veterans performing their own stories of service...
- January 27, 2014
Carleton College hosts The Tournées Festival, a festival of new French films, February 4-18, 2014. Five French films will be shown at Carleton's Weitz Center Cinema to celebrate French cinema and culture. The festival is open to the public...
- October 31, 2013
Special pre-show concerts in celebration of TWELFTH NIGHT!
One-half hour before each performance of TWELFTH NIGHT, the Weitz Commons will come alive with songs and musical pieces appropriate to the occasion. Before each evening performance, the Carleton Singers under the direction of Prof. Lawrence Burnett will perform. Before each matinee on Saturday and Sunday, the Minnesota Dolce Recorder Quartet will perform. Plan to arrive at the show early and enjoy the music—or just drop by the Weitz for the tunes!
- October 1, 2013
Theatre Forever launches new work at the Weitz Center
- September 13, 2013
Now through September 20, the extraordinary dance/theatre/media company TROIKA RANCH is in residence at the Weitz Center.